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 us   /ˈrɑɪ·tʃəs/
behaving in a ​morallycorrect way, or ​consideredmorallycorrect: a righteous man
(Definition of righteous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “righteous”
in Chinese (Simplified) 正义的, 公正的, 正当的…
in Turkish doğru, dürüst, âdil…
in Russian праведный, справедливый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 正義的, 公正的, 正當的…
in Polish sprawiedliwy, słuszny…
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